The Louisiana Dental Association

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Established in 1878, the Louisiana Dental Association (LDA) is the largest professional health organization for dentists in Louisiana. It is a statewide grassroots organization whose purpose is to promote, advocate, and protect the dental professional. The LDA has nearly 1,900 members.  Read More »

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The information on this site is provided by the LDA with the financial support of its for-profit subsidiary, Louisiana Dental Services, Inc. (LDS). Through LDS, the LDA endorses many high-quality products and services that provide revenue to the association EVERY TIME you use them.  Read More »

What's New

  • Dental Benefits Covered by Each of Healthy Louisiana's 5 Health Plans +

    Click Here for information regarding dental benefits covered by each of Healthy Louisiana's 5 health plans Healthy Louisiana (previously called Bayou Health) is the way most of Louisiana's Medicaid and Read More
  • AmeriHealth Caritas Louisiana Change of Subcontractor for its Dental Benefits +

      Effective January 1, 2018, dental services will be transitioned from DentaQuest to DINA Dental. Dental providers who would like to continue providing services to AmeriHealth Caritas Louisiana members will Read More
  • SPECIAL OFFER - LDA Term Life Insurance with Simplified Underwriting +

    The LDA’s partners for life and disability insurance, Brown & Brown Association Services Professionals and Insurance Specialists, Inc. (ISI) is offering our members life insurance with minimal underwriting. Insurance is written Read More
  • Transworld Systems, Inc. Offers $100 VISA GIFT CARD for LDA Members Who Sign Up for Service +

    Transworld Systems, Inc., Tulsa District Office, offers LDA members/qualified practices $100 VISA GIFT CARD if you sign up for service...Collect Past Due accounts for $15* per account, or less! -COLLECT Read More
  • Other Opioid C.E. Resources +

    New Orleans Dental Conference/LDA Annual Session   The Prescription Opioid Crisis: Impact on Dental Pain Management (Karen Baker) Thursday, May 24, 9 a.m. - Noon Course Code: T 130 Fee: Dentists Read More
  • Dentists Will Have 11% Reduction in PCF Surcharge +

    The Patients' Compensation Fund (PCF) Board approved an 11% reduction in the PCF surcharge for dentists and oral surgeons beginning September 2, 2017. Read More
  • New State Requirements for Those Writing Prescriptions for Schedule Drugs +

    There is a NEW State mandate requiring 3 hours of opioid prescribing and abuse awareness C.E. for those doctors holding a controlled dangerous substance license permitting them to prescribe schedule Read More
  • LDA Awards Applications Due November 1 +

    Help your association recognize its outstanding members by submitting nominations for the Distinguished Service Award, Humanitarian Award or New Dentist Award.  Nominations for these three prestigious awards may be made Read More
  • Dental Medicaid Update +

    MCNA Dental Advisory Committee Meeting Update, September 27, 2017 Restriction on billing panorex taken on the same day as operative treatment provided.This service is payable as long as an exam Read More
  • LDA Foundation Fishing Rodeo WINNERS +

    LDA Foundation Fishing Rodeo WINNERS announced! Visit for the complete list! Why support the LDA Foundation Fishing Rodeo? The LDA Foundation (a 501(c)(3) charitable organization), together with partners such Read More
  • Amalgam Separators Now Required Nationwide +

    Amalgam Separators Now Required Nationwide: the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has reinstated its final rule regarding the recycling of dental amalgam, and it requires most dental offices nationwide to install Read More
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Baton Rouge, LA 70809
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Links with this symbol are password protected for LDA members only.
7833 Office Park Blvd.
Baton Rouge, LA 70809
(225) 926-1986  |  (800) 388-6642
 Fax (225) 926-1886